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Sheriff: Missing hiker found alive on South Sister

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Gerald Derrickson (Deschutes Co. Sheriff's Office) Gerald Derrickson (Deschutes Co. Sheriff's Office)
BEND, OR (KPTV) -

A hiker who went missing on the South Sister over the weekend has been found alive.

The Deschutes County Sheriff's Office posted the update on Twitter Monday afternoon.

Deputies didn't provide any further details about where Gerald Derrickson, 38, was found or if he was injured.

The sheriff's office said Derrickson got separated from his hiking partner Saturday and didn't return to the trail head.

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